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Tyler, Gibbons & Zander Join Kings of Chaos

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 10: Recording artist Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top performs during the American Country Awards 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada; CENTURY CITY, CA - MAY 02: Singer/songwriter Steven Tyler performs onstage during the 21st annual Race to Erase MS at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on May 2, 2014 in Century City, California; NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28: Robin Zander of the band Cheap Trick performs on stage during the 35th Anniversary of Cheap Trick at Budokan at the John Varvatos Bowery NYC store on April 28, 2013 in New York City.
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler
, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons and Cheap Trick frontman Robin Zander have signed on to be part of the all-star Kings of Chaos when the group plays in South Africa later this year.

The ad hoc troupe was founded in 2012 by Guns N' Roses alumni Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum and Gilby Clarke and plays occasional shows. Its latest trek will take the group to the SunCity Superbowl on November 29 and the Grand Arena in Cape Town on December 3.

Nuno Bettncourt of Extreme will also with the Kings for those shows. There's no word yet on additional shows, either overseas or in the U.S.